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Clair Wheaton Jr.

  • July 25, 2017

Clair Wheaton Jr., 85, of Somerset Center, formerly of Brooklyn, Mich., went to be with the Lord July 24, 2017, passing at his home under the loving care of his family and Great Lakes Caring Hospice. He is survived by…

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Reverend Richard E. Shinn

  • July 25, 2017

The Reverend Richard E. (Dick) Shinn died peacefully in Remus, Mich., at the age of 89, on July 7, 2017. Dick is survived by his wife of 51 years. Marlene (née Pollock); children, Rebecca (Dave) Zultowski, Amy (Steve) Johnson, and…

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Nathaniel E. ‘Bud’ Friese

  • July 25, 2017

Nathaniel E. “Bud” Friese, 76, of Somerset Center, passed away on, Sunday, July 23, 2017 at his home. He was born on Nov. 5, 1940, in Wyandotte, Mich., to Nathaniel O. and Beatrice E. (Prickett) Friese. Bud married Harriet L.…

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Daniel Burich

  • July 25, 2017

His legacy . . . Daniel Burich, 86, of Clarklake passed away July 15, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He was born Oct. 1, 1930, in Copper City, Mich., to John and Mary (Sopsich) Burich. Daniel married the love…

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Nancy Ann Burger

  • July 25, 2017

Nancy Ann Burger, 63, of Brooklyn, passed away July 19, 2017. Nancy was born June 5, 1954 in Grosse Pointe, Mich., the daughter of Henry and Virginia (Reske) Landreville. On Aug. 5, 1972, she married Theodore Clarence Burger in Detroit,…

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Kay Lorraine Boyd

  • July 12, 2017

Her legacy . . . Kay Lorraine Boyd, 71, passed away on July 7, 2017. She was born May 26, 1946 in Lansing, Mich., to Ellsworth and Florence (Willard) Oden. Kay will be remembered for her kindness to all, her…

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Cheryl Joy Petitto

  • July 11, 2017

Cheryl Joy Petitto, 76, of Cement City, Mich., passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at home from complications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Cheryl was born in Detroit, Mich., April 14, 1941, daughter of Joan Ozimkowski Wowk. Her childhood…

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Martha M. Winnard

  • July 10, 2017

Her legacy . . . Martha M. Winnard, 94, passed away July 10, 2017 at home surrounded by her family and Great Lakes Caring hospice. She was born on May 6, 1923 in Wayne, Mich., to Vernon and Mabel (Hearns)…

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Claude Robert ‘Butch’ Hardy Jr.

  • July 10, 2017

Claude Robert “Butch” Hardy Jr., 73, of Obrien, Fla., formerly of Brooklyn, Addison and Hudson, Mich., passed away at his home on July 4, 2017 of natural causes. He and his twin sister, Claudette were born Nov. 20, 1943 in…

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Warren W. Swartz

  • July 2, 2017

Warren W. Swartz, 86, of Somerset, passed away Sunday, July 2, 2017, at Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice Home in Jackson. He was born on Nov. 10, 1930, in Jackson, Mich., to Lloyd P. and Hazel A. (Smith) Swartz. He was…

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